Antique Northland Northbilt Hickory Skis
c. 1940's, 20th century
Wood, Metal, Leather
72"l x 3"w x 3"h
© Vintage Winter
A wonderful example of Northland Northbilt skis made of Hickory wood. They are in excellent condition with perfect labels, original leather bindings and have been preserved with our natural oil and beeswax finish. A wonderful set of mid 1940's old wood skis.
Northland Ski Manufacturing Company was founded as the C. A. Lund
Company in Hastings, Minnesota by Norwegian-born Christian A. Lund back
in 1911. Skis, Poles, Boots, Bindings, Toboggans, and Snowshoes were
manufactured at Hastings, Minnesota, St. Paul and in Laconia, New
Hampshire. By the mid 1920’s and on into the 1930s, Northland was the
nation’s largest producer of Winter Sporting equipment.